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ASA 5505 How many licenses are in use?

Posted on 2009-07-03
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I have an ASA 5505 and I think I need to add more licenses. Using command Show ver I can see that I have 50 user licenses. How can I tell how many of those licenses are in use?

Cisco Adaptive Security Appliance Software version 8.0(3)
Device Manger Version 6.0(3)

Licensed features for this platform:
Maximum Physical Interfaces  : 8
VLANs                        : 3, DMZ Restricted
Inside Hosts                 : 50
Failover                     : Disabled
VPN-DES                      : Enabled
VPN-3DES-AES                 : Enabled
VPN Peers                    : 10
WebVPN Peers                 : 2
Dual ISPs                    : Disabled
VLAN Trunk Ports             : 0
AnyConnect for Mobile        : Disabled
AnyConnect for Linksys phone : Disabled
Advanced Endpoint Assessment : Disabled
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For VPN stats I usually use "SHOW VPN-SESSIONDB"   That will give you a nice summary.  

For inside hosts though, the cisco will count licenses based on how many unique translations it handles in the xlate table (IIRC).  

So a "show xlate count"  should give you what you want there....  

Hope that helps.

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Mike
I tried show xlate count and this is the output.
66 in use, 733 most used
How does this relate to the 50 licenses installed? I would think I couldn't go past 50 due to my 50 installed licenses.
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It should be 50 unique translations from inside hosts even if they xlate to more than 1 IP....   That's usually how I've taken a quick snapshot count in the past.
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